It is widely acknowledged that custom molded ear plugs are the best type but what are the real advantages and are they best for all uses?
Here are the main advantages of custom ear plugs over other types;
- Super comfortable. Molded ear plugs are hands-down the most comfortable ear plugs available. This is because they are fitted individually to your ears.
- Longer lasting. They tend to be made from more resilient materials so can last for years
- Lower cost-per-use. Although they cost more to start with, because they last for several hundred uses they cost less per use than foam, wax or soft silicon ear plugs.
- Waterproof. Impervious materials make them great swimming ear plugs. In order to prevent swimmer's ear, ear plugs need to keep water and bacteria out. Otherwise the condition may set in and can become a problem requiring antibiotic treatment.
- Antibacterial. ZenPlugs Molded Ear Plugs are also antibacterial. This means they give you double protection against swimmer's ear.
- Can be connected on a cord. This stops you from losing them if one comes out when you are in the sea or exercising. Wax and soft silicon ear plugs can't be connected in this way.
- Colourful. This makes them easier to find if you drop them.